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New York City Grinds to a Halt

New York City Grinds to a Halt

Update: 2020-03-2059
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Across America, businesses are scaling back, firing workers and shutting their doors because of the coronavirus. New York’s Chinatown has been experiencing a downturn for weeks as anxiety and discrimination affected business. Now, the state government has mandated nonessential businesses in the city keep 75 percent of their workers home. So what did it sound like as one of the busiest cities in the world ground to a halt? Five producers at “The Daily,” Stella Tan, Alexandra Leigh Young, Jessica Cheung, Daniel Guillemette and Andy Mills, spoke to small business owners to find out. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily. 

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Jose aguaga

A lyft driver instead of a yellow cab driver?

Mar 20th
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Lori Oliveira

Looks like The Walking Dead scene. 🧟‍♀️🧟‍♂️

Mar 20th
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New York City Grinds to a Halt

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